Ryan Barath is a Master Club Builder and Fitter who produces podcasts, videos and more for GolfWRX. In this episode, Ryan shares how he got started in club building and what it took to get to his level of expertise. He also answers a number of questions on the basics of club building, including the most vital tool everyone should have in their workshop.
Follow Ryan on Twitter at @rdsbarath.
Alex DePallo is the Brand Marketing Manager of Callaway Apparel and joins the show to talk about the newest Weather Series line from the brand. Alex discusses everything from the design of the new Series, the technology built into every piece, and how Callaway Apparel makes a concept into reality.
In this week's episode, Adam answers listener questions submitted via Twitter and The Hackers Paradise member forum. What is the biggest red herring in the golf industry? Who will be the next equipment company to go under? All this and more in a truly unfiltered show.
Shane Yang is the founder and owner of Live View Golf, developers of the exciting and useful Live View Pro golf camera. Shane and Adam discuss the origins of the device, what differentiates is from other cameras, and a special offer for podcast listeners.
In this podcast review, Adam is back to discuss the Cleveland Golf CBX2 wedges that he's just added to his golf bag. There is a lot to like about these new cavity back wedges, including a ton of tech and features focused on helping you improve your short game.
Josh Babbitt of The Hackers Paradise is back to meet with Adam on a number of topics, specifically the growing trend of collaboration among golf media's social media influencers. JB and Adam also discuss a recent driver fitting experience at Club Champion corporate HQ.
Michael Mahoney is the VP of Golf Ball Product & Marketing at Titleist, and he joins Adam this week to talk about his team's approach to product development and marketing. Adam and Michael dive deep into voice of customer feedback, marketing to an ever-changing core demographic, and even touch on the golf ball distance debate.
Slow play in golf is once again a hot topic in golf media, and Adam shares his thoughts on the players being called out and what non-enforcement of the rules means for us.
Eddy Lui, Founder and CEO of 18Birdies, joins the show this week to talk about his popular golf app, upcoming features and more.
We'll be back with a brand new podcast episode next week, but to tide you over here is one of our favorites from earlier this season with Matt and Katie Ginella. Enjoy!
Chris Voshall is the Product and Marketing Manager for Mizuno Golf, and he is here to talk about the exciting new MP-20 iron series.
Find Chris on Twitter at @Vosh68.
Visit the Mizuno Golf website here to learn more.
Gary Nicol and Karl Morris are PGA teaching professionals and the authors of 'The Lost Art of Putting', a new book that focuses on making you a better putter.
Kyle Pecka is a Golf Fitness Instructor for Smart Golf & Fitness, based out of the Chicago area. Kyle discusses some of the more common ailments that afflicts golfers, including how they negatively impact the golf swing.
In this episode Adam gets a few things off his chest after playing one of the longest rounds of golf in his career. What are the symptoms of slow play at public courses? What are the contributing factors, and are there solutions?
Later, Adam also discusses the rising costs of practicing at driving ranges, including input from listeners on the topic.
Jason Moore is a partner and the President of TRUE Linkswear. He joins the podcast this week to discuss the origins of his business and the brand, as well as how social media marketing helps TRUE spread the word about their mission. Adam and Jason also discuss the brand new TL-01 shoes, which promise to be comfortable on and off the golf course.
Read our preview piece of the TRUE Linkswear TL-01 here.
Visit TRUE Linkswear’s website here.
Back by popular demand, Mrs. GU — Kristen— is back to talk about everything that’s wrong with women’s golf fashion. We cover a wide range of topics, including thigh gaps, leggings, the worst colors to wear, and more in only the way Kristen can explain them.
Follow Kristen on Twitter at @anast24.
Sam Uisprapassorn is back to discuss Cut Golf's first ever dual-core golf ball, the Cut Blue DC. Sam and Adam also discuss the growth of the company, how a recent published golf ball test impacted their company, and how Cut Golf leverages social media influencers to grow their brand.
On today's episode, listener Tom and Adam discuss a conversation he overheard between two high school golfers that highlights what Tom believes to be a worsening problem in youth athletics.
This episode is limited release as it deals mainly with Illinois athletics, but if this also applies to your state and you'd like to comment, feel free to reach out at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Angelica Carmen and Chris Flick are the two masterminds behind Cog Sustainability, a unique feature and approach to sustainability on the grounds of the legendary Cog Hill Golf and Country Club.
"The Grounds staff, under the guidance of Director of Grounds Operations Chris Flick and Sustainability Specialist Angelica Carmen, incorporates environmental stewardship into its everyday practices through a diverse range of green values and programming. At Cog Hill, we find it crucially important to care for the land we utilize everyday, the surrounding community, and our lasting impact."
To learn more, visit the Cog Sustainability About Us page here: https://www.coghillgolf.com/growing-green/about-us
Michael Vrska is back to discuss the ways that new golf equipment is testing in quality control before being released to the public. He and Adam discuss everything from testing perimeters, design of experiment, and even a little bit about manufacturing tolerances. This discussion is truly a golf nerd's delight!
Follow Michael on Twitter at @vgolfman.
Tomo Bystedt is the Sr. Director of Product Creation at TaylorMade Golf, and he joins the show today to talk all about the GAPR utility clubs.
GAPR by TaylorMade Golf are a unique take on utility clubs, focusing on (as their name implies) the "gap" between your longest iron and shortest metal wood. Available in three different head shapes and trajectory types, as well as multiple lofts, the GAPR focuses on a part of your golf bag often overlooked.
Visit taylormadegolf.com to learn more.
Sean Toulon, SVP at Callaway Golf and GM at Odyssey Golf, joins the show to talk about his new Stroke Lab putters.
Tom Mase is a mechanical engineer with over 30 years experience who recently lead a study for Golf Digest on whether leaving the flagstick in during putts is a benefit or hinderance. Tom joins the show to dig deeper into his study.
Read Tom's study on Golf Digest here: https://www.golfdigest.com/story/take-the-flagstick-out
Tiger Woods used a Bridgestone golf ball to win his historic fifth Masters in 2019. Elliot Mellow of Bridgestone joins the show to tell us more about the ball that won it all.
To help celebrate our 200th episode, Noelle Zavaleta of Cleveland/Srixon Golf joins the show. Noelle and I talk about her background in golf, how she got started at the company, and all the great equipment they offer to golfers at any level.
Listeners, you're going to want to listen to until the end of this episode for a very special giveaway!